August was unforgiving for sector ETFs, with far more funds in negative territory.
Recent ETF flows suggest investors prepping for the worst.
Sector ETFs had significantly positive performance during June.
The consumer staples sector has been outperforming other sectors lately.
With 90% of companies having reported, Q1 earnings are looking much better than expected.
Sector ETFs had a mostly positive February.
December was uniformly disastrous for sector ETFs.
November was mostly positive for sector ETFs.
The traditionally safe consumer staples are one of the worst-performing sectors of the year.